[aur-general] moving jython to AUR? (WAS: Out-of-date community packages)

Ionut Biru biru.ionut at gmail.com
Tue Nov 17 08:52:17 EST 2009

On 11/17/2009 03:47 PM, Andrea Scarpino wrote:
> On 17/11/2009, Alexander Rødseth<rodseth at gmail.com>  wrote:
>> The jython package is out of date in Community (2.2.1), while the
>> lastest version of Jython is 2.5.1
>> See: http://www.archlinux.org/packages/?q=jython
>> I wish there was an updated package of Jython in for instance
>> Community or AUR and I'm willing to make and maintain such a package.
>> I'm already maintaining several packages in AUR. See:
>> http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?SeB=m&K=trontonic&O=0&PP=25&SO=d&SB=v
>> Since I'm not a TU and I understand that one should not create
>> packages in AUR that already exists, I wonder what I can do to mend
>> the current situation.
>> Should I apply to become a TU, just submit a package named "jython" to
>> AUR and/or request that the current jython package is deleted?
>> How is this kind of situation normally handled?
> Objections?

i rushed sending the other mail. is fine by me to move it in aur.


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